Library

The Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine Health Sciences Library’s mostly digital collection contains authoritative medical textbooks and electronic resources.

School of Medicine students learn to search the literature, critically assess the evidence, and retrieve content. They have 24/7 physical and remote access to the School of Medicine and the Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital Health Sciences Libraries.

Carilion Clinic Health Sciences Libraries provide access to:

  • 75,000 electronic journals
  • 39,400 electronic books
  • 9,100 print books
  • 38 electronic databases

The electronic databases include:

  • AccessEmergencyMedicine and AccessMedicine
  • BioMedical Reference Collection
  • CINAHL
  • Clinical Key
  • DynaMed Plus
  • Medline
  • The Cochrane Library
  • UpToDate

Students have the added benefit of using the large, diverse collection of electronic and print resources offered by the Virginia Tech University Newman Library in Blacksburg, Virginia.

School of Medicine students may request journal articles, book chapters, print books, conference proceedings, theses & dissertations, Standards, SAE papers, NTIS technical reports and more by using VT Libraries' ILLIAD delivery service.

2018-2019 Required Readings & Textbooks

Class of 2022
Class of 2021
Clerkship

Library Team

Rita McCandless, MLS

Head Librarian

540-526-2570
rmccandl@vt.edu
Riverside 2 M110C

Rebecca Price

Library Specialist I

540-526-2502
rlprice1@vt.edu
Riverside 2 M110B